Comics Land, vol. 1-4

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Capstone’s Comics Land series offers short, funny stories for beginning readers. The books are in an eight by eight square format, rather than the traditional easy reader vertical rectangle. Each book opens with an introduction to the main characters and…

Barack Hussein Obama

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Barack Hussein Obama starts out as an unassuming, slightly offbeat, four-panel comic wherein our great nation’s leader, Barack, goes about his business. It looks like it has been hastily scribbled with whatever pen was on hand into a small Moleskine…

I Was The Cat

I Was The Cat

Allison Breaking, intrepid girl reporter (a cliché, but we will accept it for the sake of the originality of the rest of the story), runs a website called Breaking News (puns we never have to forgive, because puns are awesome).…

Hot Off the Press!

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Highlights from the past week, with commentary from the NFNT gang: Black Rose Alice Volume 1 (Viz, 9781421571607) Robin: I just realized that Black Rose Alice is by Setona Mizushiro, a long time favorite creator of mine — she did…

Superman Family Adventures, vols. 1 & 2

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For all those librarians and parents who breathed a sigh of relief when Ralph Cosentino came out with the Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman picture books because there was finally something to offer three-year-olds desperate for superhero books, Eisner winner…